• Bill Gates reveals his biggest mistake in handling antitrust scrutiny, and says today's tech CEOs - particularly Amazon's Jeff Bezos - are better prepared

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates.
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    Bill Gates said today's tech companies are handling antitrust scrutiny better than he did in the late '90s.
    "Everybody saw what I did and knows better now," Gates said during an interview at the GeekWire Summit, according to CNBC .
    "I think the main mistake I made, which was not realizing how important it would be to develop relationships in Washington, be engaged there," he reportedly said, adding that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos "even has a nice house in Washington, DC."
    Gates dealt with antitrust laws after the Department of Justice sued...
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